Entrepreneur's Workshop

2017 Award Winners


Arda Gozen (2017)

Arda Gozen, PhD and Assistant Professor in the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, and his collaborators recently filed a provisional patent for a smart bra that can monitor lactation parameters such as milk output, suckling bouts and breast temperature. Next steps include polishing their pitch decks and searching for potential licensing partners.

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Nick Pokorzynski (2017)

Nick Pokorzynski, in the Carabeo Lab, is working on understanding iron-dependent gene regulation in the pathogen Chlamydia trachomatis. This research could help identify new diagnostic or therapeutic targets to help diagnose and treat sexually transmitted chlamydial infections.

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